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  1. Despite 'The Hobbit,' Hollywood Isn't Adopting 48 Frames Per Second

    5:00 am 11/13/2013

    Peter Jackson loves the controversial high-frame-rate format, but no other filmmaker has adopted it as Warners adds screens for "Desolation of Smaug." Says Bryan Singer, "I had concerns."Read more

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  2. PGA Taps Peter Jackson, Joe Letteri, Weta Digital for 2014 Vanguard Award

    10:59 am 11/11/2013

    Past recipients include James Cameron, Stan Lee, George Lucas and John Lasseter.Read more

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  3. 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' Trailer 3

    9:35 am 11/5/2013

    Bilbo (Martin Freeman) leads the dwarves and Gandalf (Ian McKellen) into the mountain to try and retrieve the Arkenstone from the dragon Smaug (voiced by Benedict Cumberbatch) in Peter Jackson's latest trailer. The film, from MGM and Warner Bros., is set to hit theaters on Dec. 13. Read more

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  4. Peter Jackson Unveils 20 Minutes of New Footage at 'Hobbit' Fan Event

    8:18 pm 11/4/2013

    Tolkienites from L.A. to Sydney were treated to a live Q&A with the director and stars of his upcoming "Desolation of Smaug."Read more

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  5. Peter Jackson's 'Hobbit' Trilogy Has Cost $561 Million So Far

    2:53 pm 10/4/2013

    That figure includes the major 266 days of filming with actors, although it doesn't include an additional two months or so of "pick-up" shoots.Read more

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  6. 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' Trailer 2

    9:41 am 10/1/2013

    The latest installment in Peter Jackson's trilogy focuses on the dwarves of Erebor's attempt to reclaim the Lonely Mountain. Read more

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  7. New 'Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' Trailer Features Sword Fighting, Fire and a Precious Discovery (Video)

    6:41 am 10/1/2013

    The second preview for the latest installment in Peter Jackson's trilogy focuses on the dwarves of Erebor's attempt to reclaim their homeland.Read more

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  8. The Confessions of Benedict Cumberbatch

    6:00 am 9/11/2013

    The cover star of The Hollywood Reporter's New A-List issue -- who stars in four movies this fall, including award contenders "August: Osage County" and "The Fifth Estate" -- reveals how he was abducted at gunpoint, what he thinks about "Star Wars" rumors and the spotlight: "Is he gay? Can't he commit to a relationship? All this speculative shit."Read more

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  9. 'Star Trek Into Darkness,' 'Pacific Rim,' 'Iron Man 3' Lead HPA Awards Feature Nominations

    11:25 am 9/4/2013

    Peter Jackson's Park Road will receive the Judges Award for "The Hobbit's" high frame rate, stereoscopic 3D postproduction.Read more

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  10. Peter Jackson Recognized By Broadcasters Organization

    12:08 pm 8/13/2013

    The director of "The Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" will receive the IBC’s highest honor for “fostering the relationship between technology and creativity.”Read more

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